Japan Uses Cute Manga Characters to Sell Rice

By: Going Like Sixty - Published: Mar 11, 2009 • References: & dannychoo
It seems Japan uses manga cartoons to sell just about anything -- including food!

My good friend Danny Choo is traveling again, but before he left he served up a nice bowl of Manga packaged rice. This proves how the colorful cartoon characters are so pervasive in the land of the rising sun. The one kilo package was decorated in illustrations by Tsudotei. As it says on his website, (Google translation) "The taste is confident!

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